Too tired dear Heart to write tonight. Fearful day. However am taking a tonic to keep me going – am sure unless I am careful I shall never stand the strain. 11 operations today and the night nurses have had four since we came off duty and we did not get off until 5.20 instead of 4.30.
January 9th 1915 - Unfinished letter from Mela Brown Constable to her fiancé, Cyril E Sladden Esq
9th January 1915
Mela Brown Constable, The Nurses' Home, The General Hospital, Birmingham
Cyril E Sladden Esq, The Officers' Mess, Bhurtpore Barracks, Tidworth, near Andover
Relationship to Letter Addressee
Text of Letter
Unsent letter, undated, but next day's letter confirms date.
Type of Correspondence
1 sheet of notepaper
Location of Document
Imperial War Museum
Record Office Reference
© The Sladden family descendants and by kind permission of the Imperial War Museum